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Anna Hazare voices disappointment in Arvind Kejriwal's poor performance in MCD elections

Hazare blamed the AAP's inability to act on its promises for its differences with the people.

published : 26 Apr 2017

Spectacular victory for BJP in Delhi MCD polls 2017

BJP today moved towards a thumping victory in all the three municipal corporations in Delhi by winning over 160 seats, crossing its existing strength of 138 as it decimated the AAP and the Cong.

published : 26 Apr 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav’s mother sends petition to Pakistan Government, India demands consular access

So far the Indian government has no clue about either the whereabouts of Jadhav or his well being

published : 26 Apr 2017

Sukma Naxal attack: The evolution from tribal land rights movement to homegrown insurgency

Why would an unrest like naxal-maoist insurgency persist for more than six decades?

published : 26 Apr 2017

Naxal attacks in last six years: A timeline

Here are details from naxal attacks from the last few years

published : 26 Apr 2017

Sukma horror: When villagers were compelled to attack their CRPF ‘friends’

The relationship was so closely shared due to the proximity of the 74 CRPF battalion camp with the Burkapal village.

published : 26 Apr 2017

Venkaiah Naidu slams silence of Human Rights activists on Sukma attack

The minister said that these activists raise voice if an extremist is killed by the Police but take shelter in silence when large number of Jawans and innocent people are killed.

published : 25 Apr 2017

BSNL network failure left CRPF jawan's with no way to reach informers

According to Sukma police, there was a complete breakdown since Sunday afternoon and connectivity was restored only a couple of hours after the attack.

published : 25 Apr 2017

Maoists carried out expedient groundwork ahead of well-planned Sukma ambush

The bloody scene at the ambush site near Burkapal in Sukma suggests the fierceness of the gunfight between the CRPF personnel and the outlawed Maoists.

published : 25 Apr 2017

Sukma attack: CRPF jawans were having lunch when Maoists ambushed them

The Maoists reportedly used few under-barrel grenade launchers, a sophisticated weapon used by security forces, to inflict fatal casualties on the troops by lobbing grenades in quick succession.

published : 25 Apr 2017

Sukma attack: Family members of martyred CRPF soldiers question government's inaction
 

The CRPF personnel were ambushed by around 300 naxals in South Bastar’s Kala Pathar area on Monday.

published : 25 Apr 2017

Sukma attack: High alert sounded along Odisha-Chhattisgarh border

Instructions have also been issued to the police officers and the combing police parties to coordinate with their counterparts in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Chhattisgarh.

published : 25 Apr 2017

Sukma attack: Rajnath Singh says anti-Maoist strategy will be revised, calls for high-level meet on May 8

The meeting will be attended by the CMs, Chief Secretaries, DGPs of of 10 Naxal-hit states besides the District Magistrates and SPs of 35 districts worst hit by the menace.

published : 25 Apr 2017

Major action on H1-B visa would worry India: Arvind Subramanian

Any "serious actions" taken by the Trump administration on the H-1B visa programme would be a cause of "worry", Chief Economic Adviser Arvidn Subramanian said.

published : 25 Apr 2017

Malegaon blast case: Bombay High Court grants bail to Sadhvi Pragya, rejects Purohit's plea

Sadhvi Pragya and Purohit accused of involvement in Malegaon bomb blast case in which eight persons were killed.

published : 25 Apr 2017